Non Prescribing, non-medical prescribers: a qualitative exploratory enquiry - preliminary findings.

Helen Oldknow, Warren Gillibrand

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prescribing medication was once the exclusive role of the doctor, however following in-depth training, and under particular circumstances, members of the nursing profession has been recognised as highly capable of providing this component of care. The authors of this article are conducting a research study to explore the experiences and perceptions of mental health nurse prescribers who have not prescribed. This paper outlines the methodology and preliminary findings of their study.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)10-13
Number of pages4
JournalMental Health Nursing
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 2013


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